English 101 Unit 6 Quiz

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This is the first test for business english students, based on unit1


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which word means "appropriately named"?
    • A. 

      Onymous

    • B. 

      Homonym

    • C. 

      Cryptonym

    • D. 

      Euonymous

  • 2. 
    What is a word having same spelling but different sound and meaning?
    • A. 

      Caconym

    • B. 

      Teknonymy

    • C. 

      Dionym

    • D. 

      Heteronym

  • 3. 
    What is a term which is a member of a larger class?
    • A. 

      Hyponym

    • B. 

      Tautonym

    • C. 

      Paronym

    • D. 

      Homonym

  • 4. 
    What is a word having the same derivation or form as another?
    • A. 

      Poecilonym

    • B. 

      Polyonym

    • C. 

      Isonym

    • D. 

      Homonym

  • 5. 
    What is a word whose relation to another is a part to the whole?
    • A. 

      Retronym

    • B. 

      Hyponym

    • C. 

      Anonym

    • D. 

      Meronym

  • 6. 
    Which word means "bearing the author's name"?
    • A. 

      Hyponym

    • B. 

      Ananym

    • C. 

      Paedonymic

    • D. 

      Onymous

  • 7. 
    What is a name taken from one's child?
    • A. 

      Allonym

    • B. 

      Exonym

    • C. 

      Pseudonym

    • D. 

      Paedonymic

  • 8. 
    Which word's meaning "is similar to that of a euphemism, and is used to conceal evasion"?
    • A. 

      Paranym

    • B. 

      Aptronym

    • C. 

      Euonym

    • D. 

      Caconym

  • 9. 
    What is a word from same root or having same sound as another?
    • A. 

      Eponym

    • B. 

      Paronym

    • C. 

      Hyponym

    • D. 

      Pseudonym

  • 10. 
    What is a synonym?
    • A. 

      Hyponym

    • B. 

      Autonym

    • C. 

      Isonym

    • D. 

      Poecilonym

  • 11. 
    What is a taxonomic name in which genus and species are the same?
    • A. 

      Teknonymy

    • B. 

      Hyponym

    • C. 

      Polyonym

    • D. 

      Tautonym

  • 12. 
    Which of these is one result when people work in accord?
    • A. 

      Units Of Measure

    • B. 

      Notes In Harmony

    • C. 

      Agreement

    • D. 

      Trouble

  • 13. 
    Which of these would best describe turbid water?
    • A. 

      Swirling

    • B. 

      Muddy

    • C. 

      Swift

    • D. 

      Deep

  • 14. 
    If someone asked if you had been inordinate today, what would they mean?
    • A. 

      Excessive

    • B. 

      In Order

    • C. 

      Not Working

    • D. 

      Controlled

  • 15. 
    Which word best describes the kind of act that is a perfunctory task?
    • A. 

      Mechanical

    • B. 

      Official

    • C. 

      Brainstorming

    • D. 

      Peripatetic

  • 16. 
    How would you describe a noisome object?
    • A. 

      Appalling

    • B. 

      Smelly

    • C. 

      Diuretic

    • D. 

      Clamorous

  • 17. 
    In which of these would you find a canto?
    • A. 

      Indian Village

    • B. 

      Cherry Tree

    • C. 

      Vocal Arrangement

    • D. 

      Rodeo

  • 18. 
    As which of these might an executive official also be known?
    • A. 

      Regent

    • B. 

      Provost

    • C. 

      Big Wheel

    • D. 

      Top Hat

  • 19. 
    Which of these words might best describe a kite flying on a strong wind?
    • A. 

      Languid

    • B. 

      Drooping

    • C. 

      Bucking

    • D. 

      Stationary

  • 20. 
    Which of these best describes the state of imminence?
    • A. 

      Threatening

    • B. 

      Inception

    • C. 

      Floating

    • D. 

      Rationale

  • 21. 
    To be called a "troglodyte" is to be called what?
    • A. 

      A Caveman

    • B. 

      A Sage

    • C. 

      A Dwarf

    • D. 

      An Angel

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